Candy Free Valentine’s Day Treats for Little Ones

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Allergies are a big deal these days in the classroom. In the past, the Valentine’s Day cards would be filled with tons of sugary sweets or cookies. Now, we have to think differently. Teachers’ number one job is to keep their little ones safe. Candy free Valentine’s Day treats are perfect to give to keep everyone in the classroom safe!

For Your Little Scientist!

I came across so many fun candy free ideas! Here are some great science based ideas from some fellow bloggers!

Kinetic Sand Valentine \\Smart Schoolhouse

Our friends over at Smart Schoolhouse is definitely thinking outside the box with these fun kinetic sand valentine cards!

Rocket Launcher Valentine \\ I Can Teach My Child

For any little one that loves rockets, these are perfect!

Some chemistry fun! Science Valentine in a Test Tube \\ Little Bins Little Hands

Head out to the backyard Valentine’s Day night with this glow stick idea! Glowstick Valentine \\ Craftiness is Not Optional

Start a little veggie garden with this cute Valentine gift and card. Printable Seed Packet Valentine \\ Arts and Crackers

Color Erupting Valentine’s Day gift?! How cool is this! \\ Steamsational

For Your Little Artist

We came across these artistic Valentines Day ideas as well!

For your little builder, these Lego cards are perfect! \\ Steamsational

Your little ones like to color? These coloring sheets are a great addition to any Valentine Card! \\ Artsy Craftsy Mom

Send home a few crayons with this printable card! \\ DIY Candy

More Fun Ideas!

These squishies are so fun! \\ Paper Heart Family

For your emoji obsession, these are perfect! \\Heathered Nest

Play a little Tic Tac Toe with this Valentine Card! \\ The Different Directions

Go have a silly string war with this Silly String Valentine gift! \\ Mama Cheaps

For some pretend play, these Army Men Valentines are great anytime! \\ Steamsational

The Force is strong with this one! The best Star Wars Valentine idea! \\ Tips from a Typical Mom

For your little airplane lover, these are a great way to show friends what you really love! \\ Ideas from the Home

I just love these pencil toppers! A very inexpensive gift that can be used every day! \\ 30 Handmade Days

And of course, you have to have those slime options! We love this sparkly slime! \\ Mama.Papa.Bubba

Candy Free Ideas from MJCS!

These have been my go to candy free options for a few years now! They are simple and only cost me a little more than the card and candy, but it’s worth it if it’s going to keep a child safe! You can grab this free resource below that gives you FIVE candy free ideas!

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